George VI (Albert Frederick Arthur George; 14 December 1895 – 6 February 1952) was King of the United Kingdom and the Dominions of the British Commonwealth from…
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King George VI and Queen Elizabeth inspect bomb damage to Buckingham...
Bucking Palace was hit by a bomb, on this day 13th September, 1940.during 'The Blitz' King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later the Queen Mother) inspecting the bomb damage to Buckingham Palace after a heavy Nazi air raid over the nation's capital during the Battle of Britain in World War Two
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The future King George VI (far right) wore tartan during a visit to the family's Scottish retreat of Balmoral with his wife Elizabeth (right), mother Queen Mary (middle) and brother George, Duke of Kent, also in a tartan kilt (far left). Having two brothers named George may seem unusual, but prior to taking the throne the future King went by the name Bertie. When he agreed to wear the crown after his older brother Edward abdicated, Bertie changed his name to honour his late father.